Application and Finances

2020 Program Dates

The 2020 APLP will run from June 21, 2020 - November 16, 2020 and will be broken into three modules.

  • Module One - Hawaii + U.S. Mainland: June 21 - August 14
  • Module Two - Online: August 15 - October 31
  • Pre-Module Three - Online: November 1 - November 6
  • Module Three - Asia: November 7 - November 16


Eligibility Criteria

  • Bachelor's degree - applicants must have at least a 3-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited U.S. College or University or from a recognized institution of higher learning abroad.
  • At least 5 years of work experience
  • A demonstrated commitment to promoting peace and prosperity in the Indo-Asia Pacific region through professional work, study or living experience
  • There are no citizenship, age, or ethnicity restrictions.

Desirable Qualifications

  • Leadership track record in professional, public, and/or personal realms
  • Willingness to engage fully in experiential leadership development training
  • Deep involvement in a specific organization, business or community impact initiative (applicants must explain how, with their home-setting teams, they will experiment with the leadership strategies learned in APLP)
  • International experience and aptitude, including overseas residence,  language skills, intercultural and diversity exposure
  • Experience of cohort learning, working collaboratively in small teams or in large groups.